Simplified Industrial Structure

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Year Agriculture Mining Manufacturing Util+Const+Transp Consumer Services Business Services Public Services
1841 1,043 Show data context 802 Show data context 1,910 Show data context 996 Show data context 1,652 Show data context 204 Show data context 154 Show data context
1861 1,552 Show data context 536 Show data context 3,545 Show data context 1,412 Show data context 1,437 Show data context 222 Show data context 201 Show data context
1881 1,162 Show data context 57 Show data context 11,070 Show data context 2,535 Show data context 4,268 Show data context 815 Show data context 592 Show data context
1911 1,516 Show data context 4,173 Show data context 14,773 Show data context 5,006 Show data context 7,953 Show data context 1,348 Show data context 1,478 Show data context
1931 1,254 Show data context 424 Show data context 17,060 Show data context 4,624 Show data context 10,315 Show data context 712 Show data context 2,617 Show data context
1951 1,290 Show data context 865 Show data context 37,843 Show data context 8,041 Show data context 10,298 Show data context 723 Show data context 4,587 Show data context
1971 508 Show data context 419 Show data context 37,169 Show data context 11,989 Show data context 15,580 Show data context 2,884 Show data context 11,560 Show data context
1991 340 Show data context 910 Show data context 18,668 Show data context 11,172 Show data context 14,977 Show data context 8,280 Show data context 13,665 Show data context
2011 244 Show data context 292 Show data context 9,383 Show data context 13,161 Show data context 22,320 Show data context 16,175 Show data context 24,747 Show data context
Date: Source:
1841 1841 Census of Great Britain, Occupations, Table [1] , 'Occupation Abstract'
1861 1861 Census of England and Wales, Ages, Table 17 , 'Occupations of Males aged 20 Years and upwards in Districts'
1881 - 2011 Census of Population
1971 1971 Census of England and Wales, Economic activity County Leaflets, Table 3 , 'Industry and status by area of workplace and sex', for 'County, county boroughs, urban areas with populations of 50,000 or more, conurbation centres'

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Here we present how the economic foundations of each locality have changed over time, identifying the traditional sectors of Agriculture, Mining and Manufacturing which dominated many areas in the nineteenth century, but also breaking down services into those which, broadly, sell directly to consumers; those which deal mainly with other buinesses, including financial services; and public services, including education and health.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Stockton on Tees UA through time | Industry Statistics | Simplified Industrial Structure, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 21st October 2017